It's time for the awarding of my favorite Pulitzer category, Letters which is the awards for literature. So, put on your sophisticated top hat and monocle and check them out.

Fiction-"Tinkers" by Paul Harding
Drama-"Next to Normal", music by Tom Kitt, book and lyrics by Brian Yorkey

History-"Lords of Finance: The Bankers Who Broke the World" by Liaquat Ahamed

Biography/Autobiography-"The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt" by T.J. Stiles

Poetry-"Versed" by Rae Armantrout

General Nonfiction-"The Dead Hand: The Untold Story of the Cold War Arms Race and Its Dangerous Legacy" by David E. Hoffman

Music-"Violin Concerto" by Jennifer Higdon